The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 34 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 31 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.62% 2.80% 4.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.95% 10.64% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 14
Median daily rate £400 £375 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £290 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £46.09 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-9.95% +26.27%
RDBMS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
148 235 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.06% 26.35% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 134 121
Median daily rate £370 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -8.28%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 42 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 31 (73.81%) SQL
3 29 (69.05%) Java
4 23 (54.76%) Unix
5 22 (52.38%) Linux
5 22 (52.38%) OO
5 22 (52.38%) Sybase
5 22 (52.38%) SDLC
6 21 (50.00%) DB2
7 20 (47.62%) OOD
8 19 (45.24%) Finance
8 19 (45.24%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (42.86%) Spring
10 17 (40.48%) J2SE
10 17 (40.48%) JUnit
11 16 (38.10%) Perl
12 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
13 14 (33.33%) Front Office
13 14 (33.33%) JMS
14 13 (30.95%) Oracle
15 11 (26.19%) Banking
15 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database
15 11 (26.19%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (23.81%) Investment Banking
16 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
17 9 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (21.43%) Equity Derivative
18 8 (19.05%) Database Tuning
18 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.76%) Documentum
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 21 (50.00%) DB2
3 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database
4 9 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.76%) Big Data
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) JUnit
2 7 (16.67%) Hudson
2 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.76%) PVCS
3 2 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.38%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Front Office
3 11 (26.19%) Banking
4 10 (23.81%) Investment Banking
5 4 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 23 (54.76%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Data Business Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.76%) ICT Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Designer
7 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Designer
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) Spring
2 17 (40.48%) J2SE
3 14 (33.33%) JMS
4 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 7 (16.67%) ELK Stack
4 7 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (9.52%) JSP
6 3 (7.14%) CSS
6 3 (7.14%) HTML
7 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.76%) Servlets
7 2 (4.76%) XML
8 1 (2.38%) .NET
8 1 (2.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (2.38%) HTML5
8 1 (2.38%) Java EE
8 1 (2.38%) jQuery
8 1 (2.38%) JSF
8 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (21.43%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (19.05%) Equities
4 4 (9.52%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.76%) Derivative
5 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Unix
2 22 (52.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) OO
1 22 (52.38%) SDLC
2 20 (47.62%) OOD
3 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 11 (26.19%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
6 8 (19.05%) Database Tuning
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (16.67%) DevOps
8 6 (14.29%) Migration
8 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
9 5 (11.90%) Investment Management
9 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.90%) Wealth Management
10 4 (9.52%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.14%) ETL
11 3 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) SQL
2 29 (69.05%) Java
3 16 (38.10%) Perl
4 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.29%) C++
6 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.76%) Scala
8 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) ISEB
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Kibana
1 7 (16.67%) logstash
1 7 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Sybase
2 13 (30.95%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.76%) Pega
4 2 (4.76%) Talend
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft